- Code Green. Heines, Katherine // Securities Industry News;7/20/2009, Vol. 21 Issue 16, p12
This article focuses on the lawsuits filed by Goldman Sachs and UBS against former employees which they alleged to have stolen proprietary computer code that is key to their trading programs. It explains that the cases raise important questions connected to security and protecting profits. It...
- The English court awards damages for loss of profits on alternative trading: Parabola Investments Limited and others v Browallia CAL Limited and others  EWHC 904 (Comm). Leitch, Alex; Butler, David // Journal of Securities Law, Regulation & Compliance;Jan2010, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p89
For 30 years or so many have thought that the English court would eschew any attempt at recovering damages in respect of speculative trading. However, in its judgment handed down last year in Parabola Investments Limited and others v. Browallia CAL Limited and others, the High Court has held...
- FHFA takes on banks. McFarlin, Michael // Futures: News, Analysis & Strategies for Futures, Options & Deri;Oct2011, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p11
The article reports on the lawsuits filed by the U.S. Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) against 17 major banks for misrepresenting securities sold to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac before they were placed under FHFA conservatorship to recoup some of the financial losses during the housing crisis.
- CHA accused of steering poor people to poor neighborhoods. // Architectural Record;Mar2003, Vol. 191 Issue 3, p36
Reports on a lawsuit filed by the National Center on Poverty Law with the Chicago Lawyers' Committee against the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) charging the agency with forcing public housing residents to poor, high-crime neighborhoods dominated by Afro-Americans. Allegations levied against...
- Opposition to construction may cause banks to reconsider financing. Ruano, Lida Estela // Caribbean Business;6/28/2001, Vol. 29 Issue 26, p8
Focuses on the lawsuits filed against the housing projects in Puerto Rico. Effect of the citizens opposition on the economic developments; Hesitation of the banks to finance projects; study; Request made by Puerto Rico Bankers Association, Home Builders Association, and Contractors Association...
- HUMAN GRACE. Narayana Pillai, K. N. // Alive;Sep2015, Issue 395, p106
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of resolving a lawsuit filed against a housing society, in which he is the president, by showing kindness to the plaintiff.
- Conversion restriction override allowed. // Planning (14672073);5/14/2010, Issue 1868, p19
The article discusses an appeal case wherein inspector Bill Munday allowed the conversion of a four-bedroom dwelling despite a policy of the north London council that restricts the loss of houses to flats.
- Massachusetts Official Files Suit Against Merrill. Ackerman, Andrew; Ward, Andrew // Bond Buyer;8/1/2008, Vol. 365 Issue 32931, p1
The article reports on the lawsuit filed against financial services firm Merrill Lynch & Co. by the securities division of the government in Massachusetts in 2008. The case is due to claims that company sales and trading managers altered their research department's reports on the auctin rate...
- SECURITIES--PREEMPTION--ARBITRATION AGREEMENT--FEDERAL ARBITRATION ACT. // Arbitration Journal;Mar1990, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p61
The article discusses a court case between the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the Securities Industry Association in which the former has promulgated regulations governing securities brokers' use of predispute arbitration agreements. The Securities Industry Association filed an action...